Update: Lone gunman kills 59, injures 527, in Las Vegas concert attack

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) – A retiree armed with multiple assault rifles strafed an outdoor country music festival in Las Vegas from a high-rise hotel window on Sunday, slaughtering at least 59 people in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history bef…

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Updated: Las Vegas shooting at Mandalay Bay Casino Hotel

GRAPHIC CONTENT An active shooter has been reported at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Hotel, and at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival. It’s unclear how many shooters there are.

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Update: HHS Secretary Tom Price Resigns; repay government for use of private jets

U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price resigned on Friday amid continuing controversy over his frequent use of government-funded private jets, the White House says.

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Iconic Playboy founder Hugh Hefner dies at 91

Hugh Hefner, the silk pajamas-wearing founder of Playboy who helped steer nudity into the American mainstream, died Wednesday, the magazine announced. He wa

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UPDATE: 1 woman dead, 7 others injured after gunman opens fire at church in Tennessee

UPDATE: 1 woman dead, 7 others injured after gunman opens fire at church in Tennessee

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#BreakingNews: Iran has successfully test-fired a new type of ballistic missile amid rising tensions with the United States

Iran has successfully test-fired a new type of ballistic missile amid rising tensions with the United States, state-run media reported on Saturday, claiming that the missile has a range of up to 2,000 kilometers (1,240 miles). The missile – called Khorramshahr – was launched on Friday from an undisclosed location. Footage aired on state television on…

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Updated story: Powerful earthquake strikes south of Mexico City, killing at least 119 people

Updated story: Powerful earthquake strikes south of Mexico City, killing at least 119 people

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BREAKING: Maria strengthens into a powerful category 5 hurricane as it hits the northeast Caribbean – NHC

BREAKING: Maria strengthens into a powerful category 5 hurricane as it hits the northeast Caribbean – NHC

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More protests erupt in St. Louis after acquittal in police shooting

ST. LOUIS (Reuters) – Activists marched peacefully through a suburban St. Louis-area shopping mall on Saturday, hours after police clashed with a crowd protesting the acquittal of a white former policeman accused of murdering a black man.

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Criminal probe opens into eight deaths at Florida nursing home after Irma

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (Reuters) – Eight elderly patients died after being left inside a stifling South Florida nursing home that lost power during Hurricane Irma, officials said on Wednesday, prompting a criminal investigation that has compounded a mounting …

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